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New Hope for Mesh Patients

Dr. David Spellberg, urologist By David Spellberg, MD As a Urologist, I have read about horrible complications such as bleeding, abdominal pain, perforated organs, and sexual dysfunction associated with certain types of mesh products and some of the terrible suffering of mesh patients. The Food and Drug Administration Read more

By | 2013-02-19T21:48:27+00:00 February 19th, 2013|Op-Ed|10 Comments

Day 11: Linda Gross v Ethicon: Medical Director Signs off on Prolift

Dr. Charlotte Owens, Courtesy Courtroom View Network January 26, 2013 ~ It was Day 11 in the Linda Gross v. Ethicon trial that brought Dr. Charlotte Owens, Worldwide Medical Affairs Director for Ethicon to the stand via videotaped deposition. Her story was remarkable for the safety and efficacy Read more

By | 2013-01-26T14:29:39+00:00 January 26th, 2013|Legal News|7 Comments

Doctor: Plaintiff Lawyers in 'Attack Mode' Over Mesh Complications

Sept 25, 2012 ~ A recent news release from an ObGyn in Minneapolis shows that at least he is on the offensive when it comes to mesh injuries. The doctor doesn’t let the facts get in the way. For some reason the doctor, an Ob/Gyn at Oakdale Obstetrics & Gynecology Read more

By | 2012-09-25T16:21:44+00:00 September 25th, 2012|Legal News|6 Comments

FDA Orders Manufacturers to Study Mesh Complications

Prolene mesh JANUARY 4, 2012 ~ Bloomberg reports that the Food and Drug Administration's division that oversees medical devices has ordered surgical mesh manufacturers to study how often synthetic mesh harms women by causing infection and organ damage. (story is here) The order follows an FDA report last Read more

By | 2012-01-05T22:04:04+00:00 January 5th, 2012|Media Reports|9 Comments

Linda Dodson: Suffering in Silence no Longer after Mesh and Medical Mishaps

Twin sisters Linda Dodson and Brenda Mann Jones Linda Dodson, a dark-haired, attractive Georgia peach with a long southern drawl to match decided to visit a new gynecologist near her home in Georgia, just south east of Atlanta. After about 30 minutes on the exercise bicycle she would Read more

By | 2011-12-01T02:52:08+00:00 December 1st, 2011|News, Patient Profiles|22 Comments